Happy Mutha’s Day from Mama’s Got Flair

I hope you all had a restful, pampered, wonderful Mother's Day weekend filled with flowers, laughter, hugs and NO HOUSEWORK. In honor of this fabulous occasion, I'd like to celebrate the glamorous reality of Muthahood with the newest, hilarious offerings from one of the funniest moms on the planet, Anita Renfroe. And for the record, I'd just like to say that it's sickening how good she looks in some of these wacky getups. Some muthas have all the luck! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rCbPqi3virQ Werd to all tha rockin' muthas this Mother's Day from Mama's Got Flair! … [Read more...]

And Then She Changed My Life

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I don't talk about my adoption experience a lot on my blog, because, while my son knows he's adopted, he doesn't know all the important details yet, and he should know everything before anyone else does. Still, with Mother's Day quickly approaching, I'd like to take this opportunity to honor his birth mother. She changed my life in the most incredible way imaginable. For those of you who've read my blog for a while, you know I lost my premature son, Aiden, in 2004. It was the most devastating, soul-crushing event of my life. I'd had serious, life-threatening complications with my pregnancy … [Read more...]

My Most Special Mother’s Day

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Before the first Mother's Day I actually spent as a mom, I envisioned what my big day would be like. I fell in love with the idea of breakfast in bed and my little ones gathering around me as I opened some handmade gifts. I wouldn't be allowed to lift a finger as my family prepared for the trip to grandma's house. After a fantastic and relaxing visit, we'd return home, where I'd relax in a bubble bath while the Brocker would get our children ready for bed. I'd finish my soak in time to kiss them goodnight, and then we'd spend the rest of the evening, watching chick flicks and cuddling on … [Read more...]